Report: 70 Percent of Grocery Store Ground Beef has ‘Pink Slime’

March 28, 2012

More than half of the ground beef at supermarkets contain a cheap filler called “pink slime.”

NY Bill Aims to Eliminate Condoms as Prostitution Evidence

March 4, 2012

A bill in New York is trying to prohibit condoms from being used as evidence in prostitution cases.

Consumers Push for Mattel to Produce ‘Beautiful and Bald Barbie’

January 16, 2012

A campaign to create a Barbie for children who have lost their hair because of cancer and other diseases, is gaining attention on social networking sites.

CDC Report: Homicide is no Longer on Top 15 Causes of Death

January 12, 2012

Homicide no longer ranks in the top 15 causes of death.

Federal Advisory: Boys Should Get Routine HPV Vaccinations

October 26, 2011

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) says boys should also receive the HPV vaccination, just like girls.

Report: Presence of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Lower in Organic Poultry

August 11, 2011

A new study found that organic farming has significantly lower levels of antibiotic-resistant bacteria than conventional poultry farms.

Armadillo, Leprosy Link Found in the Deep South

April 29, 2011

Scientists have found that Armadillos can spread Leprosy directly to humans.

Gender travel illness differences

February 26, 2010

A new study suggests men and women are prone to suffering different illness types when traveling. New York ( – The types of illnesses typically suffered by male travelers differs from those more commonly suffered by female travelers, according to a new study. As reported by Reuters, the study suggests that men are more subject […]

New malaria vaccine to also treat mosquitoes

January 20, 2010

Researchers are reportedly developing a vaccine to prevent the spread of malaria as well as treat the mosquitoes that carry the disease. U.S. ( – Scientists are reportedly seeking to develop a vaccination that is aimed at preventing the spread of malaria as well as treating the mosquitoes that carry the deadly disease. As reported […]

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